Map To Hope

The path to find a place of peace in my walk with Christ has been a long one. Here on this blog I hope to share some of the things that have helped (or hindered) my journey. Some of the content is my own thoughts and observations, some are the writings and sermons of Christians throughout history.

My prayer is that something you find here will strengthen your faith or help you down the road in your own journey

Wake us up

It’s been to long since I have posted anything here, life finds a way of filling any gaps and I’ve been going nonstop. I accidentally clicked into pandora Saturday morning trying to put netflix on for my son (I’m officially old and I get confused by all the dang icons on my phone) and sawContinue reading “Wake us up”

Consequences Of A Worldview

Below is an expert from the excellent book “Encountering The Mystery” written by the current Ecumenical Patriarch of the Orthodox Church. It is something of a mix between biography and exposition on his view of the faith, overall a good read. Interestingly he devotes a long section of the book to environmentalism and the responsibilitiesContinue reading “Consequences Of A Worldview”

Homily Four – Gospel of Matthew

“So all the generations from Abraham to David are fourteen generations, and from David until the carrying away into Babylon are fourteen generations, and from the carrying away into Babylon unto Christ are fourteen generations.” Matthew 1:17 1. The author has divided the genealogy into three sections, to show that even under three different formsContinue reading “Homily Four – Gospel of Matthew”